NEWS

20.07.2008
Serbia Overwhelm Spain For Bronze
Five players scored in double figures as Serbia beat Spain 73-46 to win third place at the U20 European Championship for Women.

Jelena Milovanovic led the way for Serbia with 17 points while Sonja Petrovic had 15 points,  Dragana Gobeljic 12 and Smiljana Ivanovic 11. And Iva Roglic chipped in 10 points and three blocked shots.
20.07.2008
May The Best Defense Win
The old adage goes "defense wins championsihips" and that should hold true in the final of the U20 European Championship for Women with undefeated Russia facing off with France - winners of six straight games.

Both teams reached Sunday's final in Pescara by playing tough-as-nails defense in their semi-final victories over Serbia and Spain, respectively.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
4Noelia Oliva 1.74 22.07.1988 Salamanca (ESP)  
5Gaby Ocete PG 1.70 06.05.1988 Palma de Mallorca (ESP)  
6Aauri Bokesa 1.83 14.12.1988 Madrid (ESP)  
7Anna Carbo 1.76 30.10.1988 Barcelona (ESP)  
8Elena Murcia 1.76 01.12.1988 Barcelona (ESP)  
9Berta Sinol 1.78 22.02.1988 Lloret de Mar (ESP)  
10Laura Herrera FC 1.90 11.07.1989 Santa Cruz De Tenerife (ESP)  
11Carla Agullo 1.72 19.08.1988 Alicante (ESP)  
12Jael Freixanet PF 1.87 26.04.1988 Barcelona (ESP)  
13Georgina Bahi 1.90 01.06.1989 Girona (ESP)  
14Alejandra De La Fuente 1.95 22.05.1988 Vitoria-Gasteiz (ESP)  
15Monica Jorge 1.83 28.03.1989 Pontevedra (ESP)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Jordi Fernández Sánchez
Assistant Coach: Joan Albert Cuadrat

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19.07.2008
France Shut Down Spanish Attack, Get To Final
A tough France defense shut down Spain 61-56 to dethrone the defending champions and advance to the final of the U20 European Championship for Women.

Lucie Bouthers came off the bench to score a team-high 15 points and Carine Paul added 12 points, while the French defence held the Spanish to just 32 percent shooting for the semi-final.
19.07.2008
Crunch Time In Pescara
Russia took first place honours in the U20 European Championship for Women Qualifying Round Group F, and their semi-final reward is a showdown with pre-tournament favourites Serbia.

Saturday's second semi-final has Group E winners France taking on Spain in Pescara.
Ocete Is Oil In Spain Motor18.07.2008
Unbeaten Russia Win Epic Battle With Spain17.07.2008
Spain Crush Ukraine To Secure Semis16.07.2008
Spain Struggle But Stay Unbeaten15.07.2008
Fernandez, Molino All Smiles14.07.2008
Spain Topple Belarus, Latvia Claim Spot13.07.2008
Spain Overwhelm Montenegro, France Rebound12.07.2008
Serbia, Spain Overpower Opponents11.07.2008
Boswell Boost For Spain U20 Women26.06.2008
Spain Miss Star U20 Trio But Aim For Gold08.06.2008

Team

Spain
Spain
Spain

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSA. Carbo13.3
RTA. Bokesa6.8
ASG. Ocete2.5
STG. Ocete2.3
BSJ. Freixanet0.3

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

11.07.2008vs BEL[W] 90-61
12.07.2008vs MNE[W] 80-61
13.07.2008vs BLR[W] 70-58
15.07.2008vs LTU[W] 66-54
16.07.2008vs UKR[W] 81-59
17.07.2008vs RUS[L] 64-68
19.07.2008vs FRA[L] 56-61
20.07.2008vs SRB[L] 46-73

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Staff

President: José Luis Saez Regalado
Secretary General: Luis Gimenez Martinez
Press contact: Francisco Martin Navarro